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The Center for River Studies model and exhibits will bring the wetlands crisis to life

August 19, 2015

Louisiana’s wetlands are washing away at the frightening rate of 24 square miles a year, or, as it’s put, the equivalent of a football field every 38 minutes. A sports-related calculus helps to convey the situation’s urgency, but it doesn’t come close to communicating the real complexities of the coast in crisis.